Stories about Sport

Jun 05 2017

Partisan crowds are part of sport, says Mladenovic

They gave me my locker when I won the junior title here in 2009 so I have had the same locker every year - it's kind of my lucky charm and I really believe it is because ...

Jun 05 2017

Thierry Henry: 'Everyone at Arsenal is waiting for Premier League title'

Following the successful two-year extension of Arsene Wenger's contract at Arsenal , the club's minority shareholder Alisher Usmanov has told the board to give enough ...

Jun 05 2017

Nadal wants time out from referees over slow play

Djokovic became an 11-time quarter-finalist as he sauntered past Spain's Albert Ramos-Vinolas 7-6 (7/5), 6-1, 6-3. Roger Federer misses out injured, but Rafa Nadal, An...

Jun 05 2017

Durant, Curry simply too much as Warriors win Game 2

Their leader and reigning NBA Coach of the Year assuming his usual courtside seat, Curry received a special request from Kerr: "to play with passion and play with joy",...

Jun 05 2017

Warriors' Steve Kerr to coach in Game 2 of NBA Finals tonight

Golden State improved to 14-0 this postseason to keep alive a chance of becoming the first group to go unbeaten all the way to a title. We love his presence. LeBron James...

Jun 05 2017

Madrid hailed as "Masters of the Universe" after crushing Juve

It's clear that these two players might feel like it's time to leave and play more minutes elsewhere but they were crucial at some point. "In the first half we played b...

Jun 05 2017

Nishikori falters against Chung in all-Asian match in Paris

Nishikori was trailing 3-0 in the fourth set when rain stopped play, but the 21-year-old Chung forced a fifth set within minutes of Sunday morning's restart on Court 1. "...

Jun 05 2017

Ronaldo's girlfriend, Real Madrid stars celebrate Champions League title

He finally won the Champions League as a Madrid player in 2002, scoring an unbelievable volley in the final against Bayer Leverkusen in Glasgow, Scotland. "I've signed a ...

Jun 05 2017

Rain plays spoilsport in New Zealand-Australia encounter at Edgbaston

Australia's skipper scolded his highly-regarded frontline bowling quartet, describing it as "one of the worst displays" they had turned in during his leadership tenure. ...

Jun 05 2017

Rogic & Mooy to spark Socceroos - Juric

Australian midfielder Aaron Mooy runs with the ball during a World Cup qualifier between Australia and Japan previous year. "I thank David, these guys (players), the ...

Jun 05 2017

Champions League final: Juventus vs. Real Madrid

With its third European title in four seasons, coach Zinedine Zidane has re-established Madrid as the premier team on the continent. "It's a tremendous joy for the pl...

Jun 05 2017

LeBron James blasted reporter for silly question

With those two points, Curry gave the second game of the 2017 NBA Finals its defining moment. Curry and Kevin Durant tag-teamed the Warriors within two victories o...

Jun 05 2017

LeBron James Gets Snippy With Reporter Over Dumb NBA Finals Question

He has scored more than 30 points in each game while hitting 56.3 percent of his shots from the field over that span. Golden State moved within two games of becoming ...

Jun 05 2017

Murray into French Open QF with 650th career win

Thanks to the crowd for cheering me on. "I think we are going to see a lot more of her", Wozniacki said. Murray produced a almost flawless first set on Philippe-Chatr...

Jun 05 2017

Holloway stops Aldo in 3rd, wins UFC featherweight belt

I had a couple injuries in the fight that just made me tank. There are ongoing discussions for McGregor to face Mayweather in a boxing match in the fall. I know how ris...

Jun 05 2017

Seahawks add QB Davis, close out Kaepernick

The Seahawks have signed a backup quarterback. Davis has 13 career touchdowns and 12 interceptions. Davis, 28, has been with three teams since entering the league as an...

Jun 05 2017

Trump goes after London mayor, again

Trump, writing on Twitter Monday, said: "Pathetic excuse by London Mayor Sadiq Khan who had to think fast on his "no reason to be alarmed" statement. Trump hit back, ...

Jun 05 2017

Cavs look to even series against Warriors Sunday night

It was similar in several ways to Golden State's blowout victory over Cleveland in Game 1 of the 2016 NBA Finals . Kerr announced before Game 2 on Sunday that he is re...

Jun 05 2017

Murray takes on tricky Khachanov for a spot in last eight

The further that you go, the better you start to feel, the more confidence you get and you are in the second week of a slam, so anything is possible. "I believe in myse...

Jun 05 2017

Kerr returns to coach Warriors after missing 11 games

Speaking shortly before Game Two against the Cleveland Cavaliers , Kerr said he was feeling somewhat better. "I did that. I'm excited, and it's good to be back". Here we...